CS4CA MENA: Government Officials & 100+ Industry leaders Discuss Cyber Security. Understaffing and underinvestment place ICS security under constant risk in the MENA region, with over 40% of the region’s ICS computers facing cyber-attacks every semester [Kaspersky]. Several industries suffer the consequences of this cyber crisis: Transport & Logistic companies dread the reputational damage
There’s No Technological Panacea to Save ICS From Cyber Threats- You Need Strong Foundations. “We’re chronically late to the party” starts Jason on stage “…because we’re still trying to learn the lessons from the last 10-15 years, while our adversaries are out there innovating.” He’s at CS4CA Europe 2018, speaking about securing industrial control
What is it? The Network and Information Security directive or NIS for short is a measure being brought forward by the European Union to safeguard against attacks targeting critical infrastructure in essential services. The NIS came into effect on the 6th July 2016 and the deadline for complete implementation is on the 9th of May.